Plant Care Morning Glory

Morning Glory

4.7 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Morning Glory has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Morning Glory has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Common morningglory, Common morningglory, Common morning glory, Common morning-glory, Tall morning-glory, Purple morning glory and Morning glory

Taxonomy

Ipomoea purpurea
Ipomoea
Convolvulaceae
Solanales

How to care for Morning Glory

Water

How often to water your Morning Glory

Water needs for Morning Glory
0.5 cups
every 9

Morning Glory needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Aloha, Oregon.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Morning Glory

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Morning Glory in Aloha, Oregon

Aloha, Oregon

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Growing Morning Glory in Aloha right now

Light needs for plant Morning Glory in Aloha, Oregon

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

November 30th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Aloha is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Morning Glory in Aloha, Oregon

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 36.4% ☀️

November 30th, 2021

Aloha is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Aloha is expected to decrease by 36.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 5.4 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!…

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Light needs for plant Morning Glory in Aloha, Oregon

Daylight will decrease by 1.5 hours 📉

November 28th, 2021

This month, Aloha is getting an average of 8.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 14.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.6 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Common morningglory in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Morning Glory: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Morning Glory love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Aloha, Oregon ⛅.

Morning Glory does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Morning Glory

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Morning Glory: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Morning Glory after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Morning Glory

Nutrient needs for plant Morning Glory in Aloha, Oregon

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

November 26th, 2021

The growing potential in Aloha is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to re…

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FAQs
Difficulty Level

Morning Glory is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Morning Glory

Morning Glory

Morning Glory


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Aloha, Oregon, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Morning Glory has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Morning Glory has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Morning Glory has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Morning Glory has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Margaret avatar
@Margaret
leaf-1 11 Plants
xp 148 XP
globe Purley, England
10/24/2021

Grew from seed .. really easy - late flowering

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor

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